For one weekend this Fall, September 17 & 18, 2016, a representation of Israel's top up-and-coming fashion and jewelry designers will showcase their collections in a pop up shop at Artists & Fleas in Williamsburg. From now until the opening of the pop up shop, we will be featuring a series of interviews with featured Israeli designers.
Maoz Dahan: Nouveau Riche Dog
Maoz Dahan, 36, is a fashion designer who lives and works in Tel Aviv. He is a graduate of the fashion program at the Ascula Meimad Design School.He founded Nouveau Riche Dog in 2008, and has since then earned the recognition of some of Israel's famous people.
In the last years, in addition to running the brand, Maoz managed as the head of fashion show backstage showrooms in some of the most noticeable Israeli brands and events, including "Tel Aviv Gindi fashion week". He is also the owner of a workshop that produces design solutions to local fashion companies and designers.
Nouveau Riche Dog was part of some considerable events - The brand participated in the "upcoming designers" exhibit in the Tel Aviv Gindi fashion week in 2013. This collection was also displayed in the Holon Design Museum as part of Holon 2013 fashion week. Maoz was also nominated for designer of the year in the men's clothing category at the 2014 Holon fashion week. The brand also presented a full collection in the 2015 Tel Aviv Gindi fashion Week.
Nouveau Riche Dog flagship store was launched in 2014 and is located in the well- known and vigorous Dizengoff St.